Tuesday, January 05, 2010

Hawks Waive Othello Hunter

Press release:
The Atlanta Hawks today requested waivers on forward Othello Hunter, according to Executive Vice President/General Manager Rick Sund.

Hunter appeared in seven games this season, and averaged 1.6 ppg and 1.7 rpg in 4.7 mpg (.333 FG%, .750 FT%). He played in 16 games with Atlanta last season as a rookie, and had four playoff appearances.

Overall, in 23 career regular season games with the Hawks, Hunter compiled 1.4 ppg and 1.6 rpg in 5.4 mpg (.469 FG%, .333 FT%). Hunter, who was undrafted, played collegiately at Ohio State.

In other news, as of January 10th, all contracts become guaranteed. Let the 10-day contracts commence shortly.

3 comments:

Ben Castellon said...

Can we waive Mike Woodson and the whole skyhawk trampoline dunk team to save money before Jan 10 also?

Bret LaGree said...

Every game I've attended this year has featured Skyhawk without the dunk team so I think that fat has already been trimmed.

Maroussia said...
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